A loan of $3,975 helped a member to buy ingredients to make bread, such as flour, eggs, sugar, etc.

El Guayabo Group's story

Vicenta is a modest and very hardworking woman. She is 52 years old and the single mother of one child who has his mother's support to continue with his studies.

Vicenta sells bread. She has had this business for 17 years. She plans to invest her next loan in buying supplies to make bread. Vicenta tells us that it will benefit her in improving her quality of life. One of her objectives for her business is to be able to increase her sales as well as her profits.

Vicenta is a member of the El Guayabo group, made up of 11 members here named: Eugenio, María Divina, Sonia, Sabina, Vicenta Valeriano, Romelia, Vicenta Zamora, María Félix, Francisco, Mirna, and Alfredo. They sell bread, beverages, pork cracklings and gelatin, corn, pork, flowers, fish, sweets, and tacos.

In this group: Romelia, Maria Divina, Vicenta, Sabina, Sonia, Vicenta, Eugenio*, Maria Felix, Francisco, Mirna*, Alfredo
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Catharine Wall

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